Marketing and Communications Manager Job in Nairobi, Kenya – Not for Profit Organisation

Our client is a not-for-profit organisation with the vision
to create thriving African economies. The organization works with Corporates
and SMES to create linkages and business opportunities for growth and entrepreneurship.   
The partnership with both private and public
sector companies is aimed at effectively identifying and tackling the
challenges of doing business in Africa, delivering more impactful and
cost-efficient solutions. They do this by creating sustainable cross-sector
partnerships, empowering local enterprise, championing private sector-led
growth and simplifying doing business in Africa. 
The organisation is seeking for a qualified, self-driven, innovative,
and energetic professional to be part of its great team in the following
position:

Job title: Marketing and Communications Manager

 

Location: Nairobi, Kenya
Reporting to: Chief Operations Officer
Job overview and summary: The marketing and communications manager will be in charge
of all marketing, brand and communication activities. 
This role is the lead on
the development and implementation of brand and product marketing to support
the work of the organisation. 
He/she will work across the entire communications
and marketing spectrum covering branding, advertising, marketing campaigns,
media relations, government affairs, digital and events.
Key responsibilities:
  • To oversee market research and manage the brand building
    working closely with the Chief Operations Officer
  • To develop and
    implement the strategy for targeting 
    prospective suppliers and buyers
  • To develop and implement cross-channel marketing campaigns
    driving awareness of the organisation’s brand and the product in Kenya.
  • To undertake measurement and evaluation of marketing
    campaigns/channels and their effectiveness
  • To advise the Director,
    Chief Operating Officer, and other senior staff on all media
    activity/engagement in Kenya
  • To ensure all  corporate events are managed to a high
    standard
  • To manage the
    organisation’s engagement with the Kenyan government liaising with ministers,
    politicians, diplomats and officials as required in support of  its agenda
  • To liaise with PR & Communications managers to ensure
    visibility of the organisation’s brand associated with partners’ brand
How to Apply
If you meet the said requirements and are passionate enough
to be part of a great team, send your application in confidence by email
attaching your latest CV to: 
The Recruiter,  
NB: Clearly state the position you are applying for in the
subject line of the email and indicate your current and expected salary. 
Closing date for applications is Tuesday 22nd March 2016. 
Only Shortlisted
candidates will be contacted for interviews. 


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